0.50 hours at sea, 1 person was helped


The lifeboat was tasked to medivac a sick sailor from the product tanker Christian Essberger which was anchored in Kirkcaldy Bay.
The casualty, who was able to climb down the ladder unaided, was brought back to Kinghorn where he was cared for until an ambulance arrived to take him to hospital.

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Lifeboat Crew Involved

Helmsman:S McIlravie
Crewmember:P Stather
Crewmember:M McGarva
Crewmember:K Wakefield
Tractor Driver:R Johnston
Shore Helper:D MacLean